International Institute for Monitoring Democratic and Parliamentary Process
The international conference Modern Electoral Trends in Multipolar World, organized by the Central Election Commission of the Russian Federation, is taking place in Moscow.
The key focuses of the event included the discussion of issues of the alignment of international legal approaches with national practices of hosting and monitoring of elections. The event brought together representatives of the electoral bodies of the CIS member nations, international organizations, as well as the Federal Assembly and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
Deputy Head of the IPA CIS Council Secretariat, Director of the International Institute of Monitoring Democratic Development, Parliamentarism and Suffrage for the IPA CIS Member Nations Dmitry Gladei represented the IPA CIS at the Conference. He presented a report on the 15th anniversary of the Convention on Standards of Democratic Elections, Electoral Rights and Freedoms in the CIS Member Nations.
- 14 february 2018 Representatives of the consular missions accredited in St. Petersburg visited the headquarters of the IPA CIS
- 13 february 2018 Sergey Antufiev met with the students of St. Petersburg State University of Economics
- 13 february 2018 International Trade Union Forum of Young CIS Communication Workers is taking place in the Tavricheskiy Palace